22 - Brian Hampson from Queensland, Australia

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Brian is a farrier, and Co-founder of the Australian Brumby Research Unit, with a PhD specializing in the feet of feral and wild horses. In this episode we discussed how his experience in biomechanics and physiotherapy led to a career with horses; his research into Brumby horses in the Australian outback, with Chris Pollitt; his journey from barefoot trimmer to farrier; studying the natural hoof in depth; exploring the benefits of using copper nails, and more. Find out more about Brumby Week at brumbyweek.com Subscribe to Simon's new Youtube channel: youtube.com/drsimoncurtis View, order, or find your local retailer of Simon's books: curtisfarrierbooks.com The Hoof of the Horse is a hoof care & equine science podcast by Dr Simon Curtis. Tune in for expertise and interviews from the world of horse hoof care. Get in touch: thehoofofthehorse@gmail.com

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